Makers Nutrition - Executive of the Year - Health Products & Services
Company: Makers Nutrition, Hauppauge, NY, USA
Company Description: Makers Nutrition is a fast-growing manufacturer of dietary supplements specializing in capsules, tablets, powders, softgels, and liquids. Our mission is to provide dietary supplement companies a full turnkey solution for contract manufacturing, order fulfillment, packaging, graphic design, and customer service.
Nomination Category: Management Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Executive of the Year - Health Products & Services
Nomination Title: Jason Provenzano, Founder and CEO
Tell the story about what this nominated executive has achieved since 1 January 2017 (up to 650 words). Describe the impact he or she has had on your organization. Focus on specific accomplishments, and relate these accomplishments to past performance or industry norms.
Jason Provenzano was the founder and served as President of Nutricap Labs, a New York-based vitamin and supplement manufacturing company. With over 15 years of industry experience, Mr. Provenzano is one of the most esteemed and decorated executives in the nutraceutical manufacturing industry. His organization was named to Inc. Magazine’s list of 500 fastest-growing companies in America 5 years in a row and he has been recognized more than 50 times with awards from business and entrepreneurial advocates such as Inc. 500, Ernst & Young, The American Business Awards, Best in Biz, The Golden Bridge Awards, and One Planet Awards. Most recently, Jason Provenzano has been named Executive of the Year in the 2018 American Business Awards.
In February 2015, Nutricap Labs was acquired by TCC (Twinlab Consolidated Corporation) making Nutricap Labs a publicly traded company. Mr. Provenzano then founded Makers Nutrition, LLC, a New York-based vitamin and supplement manufacturing, design, packaging and fulfillment company. Known as a serial innovator, this entrepreneur has a talent for molding customer feedback into means of improved systems, moving his companies forward. While Mr. Provenzano is an outstanding planner, he also understands the need to be adaptable and embrace change. His effective management skills, with his wealth of industry knowledge and experience, have led to the rapid growth and success currently enjoyed by Makers Nutrition.
Mr. Provenzano founded both of these highly successful companies with the goal of changing the way companies buy dietary supplements. He commits his companies to providing the highest quality and customer service with very competitive pricing in order to provide the best value in his industry.
Jason Provenzano’s creation of Makers Nutrition is the first of its kind, a one-stop shop for dietary supplement manufacturing. Makers Nutrition provides clients with every available option in graphic design, packaging, manufacturing, and fulfillment. Mr. Provenzano has created a convenient avenue of production for both start-ups and seasoned companies. Unlike other service providers, Makers Nutrition guarantees 24/7 customer service, quick lead times, and low minimum quantity orders. In addition to its role as the premier custom manufacturer, Makers Nutrition also offers a successful private label program for both itself and for its softgel-specialist company, StockSoftgels.com. Here, clients can find over 60 stock products available with their own label in days rather than months. Mr. Provenzano is a keen believer of the highest quality in not only product, but equipment, technology, and systems that work and work well.
From customizing a state-of-the-art Customer Relationship Management software system, to incorporating tracking systems on the company’s websites to verify advertisement campaign effectiveness, Mr. Provenzano remains in tune with his customers and industry to ensure the best possible outcome. Accredited with over 50 national and global awards, he is dedicated to leaving a mark in a field that is growing at an unstoppable rate. “The day a company gets comfortable with its success is the day it begins to fail. A company needs to constantly be innovating, constantly moving forward to stay in the lead. I am determined to stay in the lead,” says Mr. Provenzano.
In bullet-list form, briefly summarize up to ten (10) of the chief accomplishments of this nominated executive since the beginning of 2017.
-Jason Provenzano was the founder and served as President of Nutricap Labs, a New York-based vitamin and supplement manufacturing company.
-With over 15 years of industry experience, Mr. Provenzano is one of the most esteemed and decorated executives in the nutraceutical manufacturing industry.
-His organization was named to Inc. Magazine’s list of 500 fastest-growing companies in America 5 years in a row and he has been recognized more than 50 times with awards from business and entrepreneurial advocates such as Inc. 500, Ernst & Young, The American Business Awards, Best in Biz, The Golden Bridge Awards, and One Planet Awards